Raccoon causes thousands to lose electricity in Portsmouth

Dominion Energy

PORTSMOUTH, Va (WAVY) — Over 2,000 Dominion Energy customers lost power early Wednesday morning, thanks to a raccoon the company said.  

Dominion Energy’s power outage map showed about 2,355 customers without power near Cedar Lane and Hatton Point Road around 3 a.m. 

According to their website, power was expected to be restored around 9 a.m. 

Stay on WAVY.com for any updates. 

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